Update: Amy Van Dyken will return to Colorado to do her rehab in Denver

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A photo shared on Amy Van Dyken's Instagram account. Additional photos and more below.
Update: Amy Van Dyken, who severed her spine in an ATV accident on Friday (see our previous coverage below), confirms that she'll be relocating from Arizona to her home state of Colorado in order to rehab at Craig hospital in Denver. In the meantime, she continues to amaze with social media posts that exhibit a sense of humor sure to help her immeasurably as she takes the first of what she hashtags as #BabySteps.

When not undergoing medical tests and treatments, Van Dyken has kept busy feeding her Instagram account. Here's a shot of her being visited by members of her book club....

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...and posing with a balloon bouquet from her sister's office:

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In addition, she shared the following shot, described like so: "My doctor gave me his game plan. #pillowart."

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She revealed news about coming to Denver, where many of her family members continue to live, in the following tweet:

This morning, she added this update:

Steps are her goal, of course, and doctors believe she's got a chance to walk again. Until that day comes, however, she has a plan:

We hope Van Dyken roots for the Rockies, too. They need all the help they can get.

Continue for our previous report about Amy Van Dyken's accident, including photos, videos and a letter from her family.


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12 comments
Ted Briones
Ted Briones

Best wishes for a speedy and successful recovery Amy :)

Andrea Holland Varona
Andrea Holland Varona

News says T11 Brenda Forshee. I ditto the Craig sentiment from a rehab perspective. They do awesome work there!

Carl Sanchez
Carl Sanchez

Amy, Tom, Don & Becky and the entire Van Dyken/Rouen families are in our thoughts and prayers.

Justin Gilman
Justin Gilman

Shocked when I heard this. Never underestimate an athletes resilience. Positive thoughts heading your way. #iLoveComebacks

Casey Burley
Casey Burley

Hang in there Amy the country is behind you!

Tara DuVall
Tara DuVall

She's such a joy. Sending up prayers♡

Shawn Lee Minor
Shawn Lee Minor

Well, this sucks. I hope she goes to Craig Hospital. It's where I went for my SCI. It's like one big supportive family. Best wishes.

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